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FZNT25 KWNM 270338
OFFN03

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR SE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1038 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A HIGH PRES CENTER WILL BUILD OFFSHORE TONIGHT...MOVE
E ACROSS THE WATERS MON...THEN PASS E OF THE REGION MON NIGHT
INTO TUE NIGHT WHILE MAINTAINING A RIDGE ACROSS THE SRN WATERS. A
WARM FRONT WILL DEVELOP OFF THE NRN MID ATLC COAST TUE...THEN
PASS N OF THE WATERS TUE NIGHT. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH
FROM THE NW WED...MOVE SE ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AND
THU...THEN PASS SE OF THE AREA THU NIGHT. A DEVELOPING LOW WILL
PASS E ACROSS THE NRN WATERS FRI...THEN INTENSIFY E OF THE AREA
FRI NIGHT AS STRONG HIGH PRES BUILDS IN FROM THE W.

MURRELLS INLET TO 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING E 5 TO 15 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 KT.
SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...S TO SE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 9 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 5 TO
15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N TO NE. SEAS
5 TO 9 FT.

SOUTH OF 31N

.TONIGHT...E TO NE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.MON...E WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING SE. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.MON NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE...SE WINDS 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.TUE NIGHT...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING S 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU...W TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING N. SEAS 4 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.



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